Softball - Wed, Dec. 12, 2007
CHICAGO - Amie Brown, a senior pitcher at Joliet Catholic Academy in Joliet, Ill., has signed a letter of intent to continue both her athletic and academic career at Saint Xavier University as a member of the Cougar softball program. The Joliet native will be a freshman at SXU in the fall of 2008 and will compete for playing time during the 2009 softball season.

Brown is the daughter of Mark and Diane Brown. She is currently coached by Dave Douglas at Joliet Catholic Academy and is looking to pursue a degree in education next year at Saint Xavier University.

"Amie has had an outstanding high school career and we look forward to her contributing right away," said Saint Xavier University head softball coach Myra Minuskin. "Her confidence and composure on the mound are quite impressive and we are thrilled to have her join our program."